The winning looks from season one

It’s been an unbelievable journey for the top 12 local designers of Project Runway South Africa season one. In case you’ve forgotten how far they’ve all come, here’s a recap of all of the winning looks from the season, episode by episode.

Episode 1

Theme: Freedom

Create an expressive outfit inspired by national heritage site Constitution Hill, using only black and white fabric.

Winner: Kentse Masilo

Episode 2

Theme: Electric jungle

Soak up the marvel of Maboneng, take a photograph and use this as the source of inspiration.

Winner: Kentse Masilo

Episode 3

Theme: Going green

Create a ballgown, using only the piles of plastic, cans and paper in sight at Menlyn Park Shopping Centre’s recycling depot.

Winner: Gift Kgosierileng

Episode 4

Theme: Steampunk meets Afrofuturism

Design a theme-appropriate garment for musician Thandiswa Mazwai’s upcoming performance.

Winner: Gift Kgosierileng

Episode 5

Theme: Women’s Day

Design a high fashion look for a Destiny magazine photo shoot.

Winner: Sandile Mlambo

Episode 6

Theme: Tresemmé

Create a high fashion, avant-garde design inspired by one of the Tresemmé products and models’ hairstyles.

Winner: Kentse Masilo

Episode 7

Theme: Lexus

Drawing inspiration from the Lexus LC 500, design a red carpet garment for the opening of an exclusive theatre production.

Winner: Jaime Liu

Episode 8

Theme: Edgars

Using denim as the main fabric, create a ready-to-wear outfit for Edgars.

Winner: Kentse Masilo

Episode 9

Theme: 4th Street Wines

Create a three-piece outfit as individuals that form one cohesive look when interchanged as a team.

Winner: Stephen van Eeden (left)

Episode 10

Theme: Streetwear

Inspired by Braamfontein, create innovative, pop-culture streetwear.

Winner: Jaime Liu

Episode 11

Theme: Maropeng

Design a new take on a traditional wedding dress for a Nubian bride.

Winner: Jaime Liu

Project Runway SA is brought to you by Mzansi Magic and Ndalo Pictures, in association with 4th Street Wines. The production partner is Rapid Blue and sponsors include Edgars, Kelso Beauty, Tresemmé, Menlyn Park Shopping Centre and Lexus.